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Young Turk Denial of the Act of Violence, 1908–1918

Fatma Müge Göçek

in Denial of Violence: Ottoman Past, Turkish Present, and Collective Violence against the Armenians, 1789-2009

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199334209
eISBN:
9780199395774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199334209.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The 1915–17 Armenian deportations and massacres generally referred to as the Armenian Genocide constitute the collective violence committed against the Armenians during this stage. This chapter ... More


Reforms to marital violence policy and legislation, 1970–96

Cara Diver

in Marital Violence in Post-Independence Ireland, 1922-96: 'A Living Tomb for Women'

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781526120113
eISBN:
9781526146670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526120120.00011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter explores reforms to marital violence policy and legislation from 1970 to 1996. During this period, feminist activists brought pressure to bear upon the government, who for the first time ... More


Slavery in Africa: Archaeology and Memory

Paul Lane and Kevin C. MacDonald (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197264782
eISBN:
9780191754012
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264782.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History

The role and consequences of slavery in the history of Africa have been brought to the fore recently in historical, anthropological, and archaeological research. Public remembrances — such as ... More


Child Trafficking

Susan C. Mapp

in Global Child Welfare and Well-Being

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195339710
eISBN:
9780199863686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195339710.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

The definition of child trafficking and Palermo Protocol are set forth, together with the Optional Protocol to the CRC on child trafficking. Causes for child trafficking are examined including ... More


Introduction: Theoretical and Methodological Approach

Roberta Villalón

in Violence Against Latina Immigrants: Citizenship, Inequality, and Community

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814788233
eISBN:
9780814788424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814788233.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This introductory chapter details the research methods undertaken for this book's study, emphasizing that immigrant women's vulnerability is based not only on their gender but also on nationality, ... More


A Felony Conviction as a Roboprocess

Keesha M. Middlemass

in Life by Algorithms: How Roboprocesses Are Remaking Our World

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226627427
eISBN:
9780226627731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226627731.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Every year, approximately 750,000 adults are released from prison; prisoner reentry involves returning to the community and reintegrating successfully, but many former prisoners return to ... More


Universalism and the Conceptual Limits to Human Rights

Julietta Hua

in Trafficking Women's Human Rights

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816675609
eISBN:
9781452946375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816675609.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines the conceptual terms through which human rights is framed in order to tease out the epistemological and ontological premises that prescribe human rights mechanisms such as the ... More


‘My Particular Virus’: (Re-)Reading Jack Womack's Dryco Chronicles

Andrew M. Butler

in Speaking Science Fiction

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780853238348
eISBN:
9781781380741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853238348.003.0016
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter examines Jack Womack's Dryco Chronicles, projected to be a six-book series consisting of Ambient (1988), Terraplane (1988), Heathern (1990), Elvissey (1993), Random Acts of Senseless ... More


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